SPALDING COUNTY, Ga. — Authorities are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Spalding County.
Spalding County sheriff officials told Channel 2 Action News just before 1 a.m. Sunday, deputies received reports of a disturbance at a resident’s residence at the corner of Lakeview Street and Highland Street in Griffin.
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According to the investigation, while deputies were responding to the scene, there was an officer-involved shooting.
Officials have not said what led to the shooting.
Authorities confirmed to Channel 2 Action News on the scene that the suspect is dead. Their identity has not been released.
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The officer involved in the shooting is OK, according to officials.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has been called to take over the case.
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